Window Treatments: 3 Solar Control Considerations for Choosing Roller Blind Fabrics

12 June 2015
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

If you have decided to go with roller blinds for your windows, you'll need to choose the fabric based on the level of solar control you desire before you start looking at the several hundreds of patterns and colours. The level of functionality will help you when it comes to making a decision about the right fabric blinds for your windows. Here are some solar control considerations for choosing fabrics for roller blinds. Read More 

5 unusual deck enhancements

27 May 2015
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

When designing their new deck, people tend to focus on achieving two main targets. They want the maximum floor area and they want an appealing finish. Seating is also often included in the initial discussion, as well-designed benches can save space and add to the overall look. However, before you go from the drawing board to your deck builder, consider some of these other deck additions that could add interest and value to your new living area: Read More 

How to Properly Sand Wood Decking

8 May 2015
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A great way to keep your decking area looking good is to sand and refinish the wood every two or three years. During the warm months, most people spend a good amount of time outside on their deck. Therefore, it is important to keep the area looking good, so that you can enjoy being there. If you want to learn how to do this on your own, take a look at the process. Read More 

What You Need to Know about Permits and Pergola Builders

21 April 2015
 Categories: Home & Garden, Blog

A pergola can be a wonderful accent piece to your backyard living space. When you consider having one built, you may be curious about what size you want or even what style or materials you want used. One consideration that you should take into account, as well as familiarise yourself with, are the rules regarding building pergolas and the permits required for that construction. If you are new to the permits and the idea of a pergola, here are a few things you need to know. Read More 

3 Surprising Advantages of a Self-Storage Unit

13 April 2015
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If you've never thought about renting a self-storage unit, you might be surprised at how much the space can help you with your everyday life. Many people rent these units continuously and they help with keeping their home organized, or they might come in handy when you're planning a move. Note how that is and why you might consider a self-storage unit for yourself and your family. 1. Organizing the Home Read More